More than the boxscore: Numbers from high school basketball
From scoring heights to a coaching milestone, accomplishments abound
January 12, 2023
35: Points scored by Detroit Lakes 6-2 junior guard Mason Carrier in an 80-75 victory over Willmar in boys basketball. It was his second 30-point game.
36: Points scored by Benilde-St. Margaret's 6-1 junior guard Olivia Olson in a 92-83 loss to Chaska in girls basketball. It was the second consecutive 30-point performance for Olson, who is committed to Michigan for college.
40: Points scored by Northfield 6-3 senior guard Soren Richardson in a 90-84 victory over Albert Lea in Big 9 Conference boys basketball.
40: Points scored by Plainview-Elgin-Millville 6-2 senior guard Kaiden Peters in an 82-57 victory over Breck in boys basketball.
42: Season-high points scored by Chaska 5-8 senior guard Kennedy Sanders in a 92-83 victory over Benilde-St. Margaret's in girls basketball. Sanders, committed to Colorado for college, is averaging 23.5 points per game.
400: Career wins milestone recently passed by Melrose boys basketball coach Ryan Dusha.
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